13. December 2013 · Comments Off on Generosity · Categories: Read Online

I’m impressed!

Taylor Swift, who celebrates her 24th birthday today (Dec. 13), has made a $100,000 donation to the Nashville Symphony. The unexpected early Christmas gift surprised and delighted symphony representatives at a meeting facilitated by Dave Pomeroy, President of AFM Local 257, and attended by members of Swift’s organization.


13. December 2013 · Comments Off on Modern Take · Categories: Modern Take

One Small Child/ We Three Kings
The Blenders

13. December 2013 · Comments Off on Noon Carol · Categories: Noon Carol

The Kings Singers sing The Little Drummer Boy

13. December 2013 · Comments Off on Baseball & Opera · Categories: Baseball, Opera

& then there’s this …

The University of Southern Maine’s resident composer, Daniel Sonenberg, has been named the recipient of a prestigious national grant that will be used to produce the world-premiere concert performance of his opera on the life of Josh Gibson, Negro League baseball great.


13. December 2013 · Comments Off on Carols for Christmas · Categories: Christmas

Music video by Josef-Stefan Kindler & Andreas Otto Grimminger – K&K Verlagsanstalt performing Carols for Christmas. (C) 2009 Josef-Stefan Kindler and Andreas Otto Grimminger, www.kuk-art.com

I believe it’s okay to post this: it’s on YouTube at a site that looks to be promoting different groups which I think is “safe”. If it’s not, of course it’ll come down. Yeah, I’m picky about this stuff.

Download on iTunes (But not in the United States. Oh well.)

13. December 2013 · Comments Off on Advent: Day Thirteen · Categories: Advent

Dan Forrest: Carol of Joy
University of Utah Combined Choirs